Sunday 23rd November 2014,
Fairview Township Police Department

Robbery

Police Make Arrest in Motel Robbery

Police Make Arrest in Motel Robbery

On November 19th, police arrested 23-yr old Matthew W. Cawthern from the 200 blk of Shauffnertown Road, New Cumberland, for the armed robbery of the Motel 6. Around 7:40 pm on Sunday November 16th, Fairview Township Police were called to the Motel 6, 200 Commerce Drive, New Cumberland, for a robbery that just occurred. The [...]

November 19, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Motel Clerk Robbed at Gunpoint

Motel Clerk Robbed at Gunpoint

Around 7:40 pm on Sunday November 16th, Fairview Township Police were called to the Motel 6, 200 Commerce Drive, New Cumberland, for a robbery that just occurred. The clerk advised that a male wearing a mask and armed with a handgun jumped the counter and removed cash from the case drawer. Anyone with information on [...]

November 17, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Man Robbed in Motel Room

Man Robbed in Motel Room

Around 2:00 am on October 2nd, Fairview Township Police received a call for a robbery that occurred at the Harrisburg West Inn, located in the 100blk of Limekiln Road, New Cumberland. According to the maintenance manager, there was a knock on his room door. When he answered, two black females came into the room and [...]

October 2, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Michael Benson Charged in Robbery

Michael Benson Charged in Robbery

On September 18th, Fairview Township Police charged 25-yr old Michael W. Benson, formerly of New Cumberland, with one count of Robbery. Benson is accused of entering the Hess Express on Limekiln Road with a handgun on August 3rd shortly after 11 p.m. where he demanded money from the clerk. Similar robberies occurred in other jurisdictions, [...]

September 19, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, Robbery Comments Off

Armed Robbery at Gas Station

Armed Robbery at Gas Station

Shortly after 11:00 pm on Sunday August 3rd, a white male entered the Hess Express gas station located at 710 Limekiln Road, New Cumberland, and demanded money from the clerk. The subject was armed with a handgun and covered his face with his hand to conceal his identity. He was wearing a blue hoodie with [...]

August 4, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Robbery Comments Off

Homeowner catches Camp Hill man Burglarizing his house

Homeowner catches Camp Hill man Burglarizing his house

On January 13, 2014 the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to a residence in the 800 block of Lexington Place for an active burglary.  The homeowner advised that he arrived home and found an intruder in his residence.  He was holding the subject down until police could arrive. Upon police arrival, 44 year old [...]

January 14, 2014 dholland Arrest, Assault, Burglary, Robbery, Theft Comments Off

Mechanicsburg Man Arrested for Robbery

Mechanicsburg Man Arrested for Robbery

On October 31, 2012, a New Cumberland area residence was entered  by several individuals.  An argument with the homeowners ensued and items were taken from the home.  One of the individuals was positively identified as 19 year old, Shante Rice of Mechanicsburg. Rice was subsequently detained and arrested in Cumberland County on homicide charges.  During [...]

January 17, 2013 Jayne Burnett Arrest, Robbery Comments Off

Fairview Police Catch New Cumberland Robber

Fairview Police Catch New Cumberland Robber

On December 19th, Fairview Township Police were called to assist New Cumberland Borough Police after a robbery at the Market Mart in the 400 block of Bridge Street. The subject was to be armed with a knife, and recently fled the scene without obtaining any money. Fairview Township Police Officer Jason Lotier saw a subject [...]

December 20, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Strongarm Robbery

Strongarm Robbery

Shortly after midnight on September 6th, Fairview Township Police were called to the 700blk of Salem Road, Etters, where a subject reported that he was robbed. The 18-yr old victim stated that he was at the Unimart located at 658 Wyndamere Road, Lewisberry, when he began talking to a white male with blond hair. The [...]

September 7, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Assault, News Release, Robbery Comments Off